Six new Russula records from Turkey

DOĞAN H. H., Ozturk O.

MYCOTAXON, vol.130, no.4, pp.1117-1124, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 130 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5248/130.1117
  • Journal Name: MYCOTAXON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1117-1124
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


During field studies in 2012-13, six Russula species from the Samanli Mountains region were identified as new records for Turkey: R. clariana, R. faginea, R. insignis, R. odorata, R. sericatula, and R. velutipes. Descriptions of the taxa along with their distinct features are given and a key to the species is provided.